HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden was Houston’s fourth-leading scorer on Sunday against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

However, it was clear to everyone that he was the key to Houston’s victory.

Lou Williams scored 31 points off the bench, Harden finished with 22 points and 12 assists, and … Read More

By EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

The most entertaining college basketball game of the regular season came in December.

Malik Monk set a record for a Kentucky freshman with 47 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer taken against his coach’s wishes, to lift the Wildcats to a 103-100 win over North Carolina.

Are these … Read More

By The Associated Press

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Today is Sunday, March 26, the 85th day of 2017. There are 280 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On March 26, 1917, the Seattle Metropolitans became the first U.S. … Read More

ATLANTA (AP) — Storms packing tree-tumbling winds and car-denting hail could strike parts of the Plains on Sunday, the latest round in a turbulent week of wild weather across the Midwest and the South, forecasters said.

The worst storms Sunday will be across a wide swath of central Oklahoma and the … Read More

CINCINNATI (AP) — At least two people opened fire inside a crowded nightclub early Sunday morning, killing one person and wounding more than a dozen others.

Police said there is no indication the shooting at the Cameo club was terrorism related. Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate said the motive is still … Read More

By The Associated Press

Today in History

Today is Saturday, March 25, the 84th day of 2017. There are 281 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On March 25, 1947, a coal-dust explosion inside the Centralia Coal Co. Mine No. 5 in Washington County, Illinois, claimed 111 lives; 31 men survived.

On … Read More

By CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer

Oklahoma State promoted assistant Mike Boynton to head coach less than a week after Brad Underwood left for Illinois.

Oklahoma State announced the decision in a news release on Friday.

Boynton, 35, helped engineer Oklahoma State’s run to … Read More

By GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Governors of both parties had warned Congress for weeks that the Republican health care bill threatened to saddle their states with big costs and potentially leave millions of people without coverage, especially because of the cutbacks planned to Medicaid.

The bill’s withdrawal … Read More

WEWOKA—Heavener’s Journey Perdue and Gracie Summers finished in the top 10 at the Wewoka High School golf tournament on Friday.


Both golfers are freshmen. Perdue finished in fourth place with a 93 while Summers was seventh with a 102.

There was a field of 32 golfers. The winning score … Read More

STILWELL—Heavener’s boys finished fourth in the Stilwell Soccer Tournament on Thursday, losing to Miami, 1-0, in the third-place game.

Heavener sports page

The Wolves opened with a 4-0 win over Westville as Abraham Castillo scored a pair of goals, Leonel Gavina and Ruben Rodriguez each had a goal while Michael Gomez … Read More

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